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Poverty Reduction and new ACP-EU Trade Arrangements: EUROSTEP study - Centre Borschette, 14.30-18.00

  • Date: 30/03/2004, 14.30-18.00 (Registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Borschette - rue Froissart 36 - 1049 Brussel - room 0A
  • Registration closes on : 25/03/2004 12:00

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  • Date: 30/03/2004, 14.30-18.00 (registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Borschette - rue Froissart 36 - 1049 Brussel - room 0A
  • Registration closes on : 25/03/2004 12:00

DRAFT AGENDA Poverty Reduction and new ACP-EU Trade Arrangements: Presentation of Eurostep/ACP Civil Society Study on Poverty Reduction and Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) 1. Introduction to Eurostep report on ACP-EU Trade and poverty: 2:30 PM Guggi Laryea (Eurostep) 2. The impact of free trade on ACP agricultural production 2: 40 PM a. The case of dairy products in Jamaica ¿ Fiona Black (DHS) b. The case of poultry products in Ghana - Kingsley Ofei Nkansah (GAWU) 3. European Commission response and discussion 3:00 PM 4. Non-Tariff Barriers facing ACP exports 3: 40 PM a. The case of Benin ¿ Aurelien Atidegla (GRAPAD) b. The case of Ghana ¿ Kingsley Ofei Nkansah (GAWU) 5. European Commission response and discussion 4:00 PM 6. The impact of free trade on public spending on social sectors and poverty 4:30 PM a. The case of Cameroon ¿ Michel Takam (ADEID) b. The case of the Dominican Republic (CIECA) 7. Conclusions and recommendations of report - Guggi Laryea 4:50 PM 8. European Commission response and discussion 5:15 PM 9. The way forward - Chair 5:50 PM

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  • Participant from Africa Europe Faith and Justice Network
  • Participant from Africa Europe Faith and Justice Network
  • Participant from amfori - Trade with Purpose
  • Participant from Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie e.V.
  • Participant from Bureau Européen des Unions de Consommateurs
  • Participant from BUSINESSEUROPE
  • Participant from CAOBISCO
  • Participant from Coordinadora de organizaciones de agricultores y ganaderos
  • Participant from Danish 92 Group - Forum for Sustainable Development (funded)
  • Participant from Deutscher Industrie- und Handelskammertag e.V.
  • Participant from European Solidarity Towards Equal Participation of People
  • Participant from Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES)
  • Participant from Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES)
  • Participant from International Trade Union Confederation
  • Participant from Koepel van de Vlaamse Noord-Zuidbeweging - 11.11.11
  • Participant from Landwirtschaftskammer Österreich
  • Participant from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
  • Participant from SACAR - Secrétariat des Associations du Commerce Agricole Réunies / Joint Secretariat of Agricultural Trade Associations
  • Participant from The Centre
  • Participant from Weltwirtschaft, Ökologie & Entwicklung e.V. (WEED) (funded)
  • Participant from World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT)